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BY GOLLY…I THINK WE’VE JUST TURNED A HUGE CORNER! - 06/26/12 06:10 AM
Here are a few headlines from June 20, 2012: Americans See Biggest Home Equity Jump in 60 Years: Mortgages: Americans are digging themselves out of mortgage debt. Home equity in the first quarter rose to the highest level since 2008 as homeowners taking advantage of record-low borrowing costs to refinance their loans brought cash to the table to pay down principal. The 7.3 percent gain was the biggest jump in more than 60 years, according to an analysis by Bloomberg of Federal Reserve data. Rental Market Still Tightening: Moody's: Now is the time to buy INVESTMENT PROPERTIES. With vacancies declining and (1 comments)
I just came across another “horror story nightmare” involving SHORT SALES. There doesn’t seem to be an ending to all these sad stories. WHY can’t these banks get their “acts together?” The list goes on and on and nothing seems to be getting any better when it comes to Short Sales.
This is the article as it recently appeared in Active Rain by a Realtor in Florida…and this happens everywhere….so don’t think it can’t happen to you or your loved ones.
A Short Sale NightmareBack in 2007 when short sales were just beginning to make an impact on (2 comments)
Should Congress Move To Ban Employers From Demanding Employees' Facebook Passwords? - 06/12/12 09:41 AM
As a Realtor, I receive and subscribe to many news agencies. WebProNews is one of them. I wanted to re-blog an article I feel may affect you and your loved ones in the future. I realize we want LESS GOVERNMENT REGULATION, but this may be an exception that you will agree with. Here is the article I am referring to:
Should Congress Move To Ban Employers From Demanding Employees' Facebook Passwords?By: Josh Wolford | Staff Writer WebProNews.comIs it a big enough invasion of privacy to warrant government intervention?If your future employer or current boss asks you for your Facebook password, (2 comments)
I received this in an email from a company called the Move Advocate.
How to Avoid a Moving Horror Story
Few things are scarier than a long distance move. We have all either heard or experienced a moving horror story at least once. And for those who have experienced it you know it can feel like you are trapped in a Halloween haunted house. Here are some helpful tips that you can utilize to minimize any scary situations in the future instead of just hiding your eyes behind your hands and anxiously waiting to get through it. Don’t (1 comments)
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